|Yidstock 2013: Top names in klezmer to perform July 18-21 - Yiddish Book Center|
We visit with author, music critic, and Yidstock program director Seth Rogovoy to learn about Yidstock 2013 - from the opening concert with the Klezmer Conservatory Band to the Yidstock All-stars closing concert, as well as the workshop and talks that will take place at Yidstock 2013 (July 18-21 at the Yiddish Book Center). For more information and to purchase tickets yiddishbookcenter.org/yidstock Episode 63 May 21, 2013 Yiddish Book Center Amherst, Massachusetts
Keywords: Tune in!; Yidstock; Yidstock 2013; klezmer; Seth Rogovoy; Klezmer Conservatory Band; klezmer bands
|Eleanor Reissa - Yiddish Book Center|
Episode 025 - June 5, 2012 Seth Rogovoy talks with Yiddish vocalist Eleanor Reissa about her upcoming performance at Yidstock. Reissa will be singing with Frank Londonâs Klezmer Brass Allstars at Yidstock on Sunday, July 15th.
Keywords: Eleanor Reissa, Frank London, Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars, Klezmer, Seth Rogovoy, Yiddish Book Center Audio, Yiddish music, Yidstock
|Seth Rogovoy on Yidstock - Yiddish Book Center|
Episode 024 - May 30, 2012 Yidstock will bring some of the top names in klezmer to the stage at the Yiddish Book Center. Seth Rogovoy, Yidstockâs program organizer, explains how the bands, which include the Klezmatics and Socalled, represent the many incarnations of klezmer.
Keywords: Brian Bender Duo, Eleanor Reissa, Emma Morgenstern, Frank London, Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars, Hankus Netsky, Hebrew National Salvage, Michael Winograd Trio, Seth Rogovoy, Socalled, The Klezmatics, Yiddish Book Center Audio, Yidstock
|The Fugs' Yiddish Inspiration - Yiddish Book Center|
Episode 027 - June 12, 2012 The Fugs, a 1960s garage band, made frequent use of bongos, curse words, and protest poetry. They also used Yiddish songs and other Jewish source material. Music critic Seth Rogovoy, in conversation with Emma Morgenstern, plays clips from The Fugsâ First Album and ponders what makes their music Jewish.
Keywords: 1960s, Aaron Lansky, Beat poets, Bulbes, Ed Sanders, Emma Morgenstern, folk music, garage rock, Jewish music, Music, Pakn Treger, Seth Rogovoy, The Fugs, Tuli Kupferberg, Yiddish Book Center Audio, Yiddish folk song